Sunday, November 19, 2017
As U.S. President Donald Trump arrives in Asia, we look at the North Korean nuclear threat in our first Roughly Explained video.Over the past few months, North Korea has steadily upped the ante with a series of provocative missile...
In a tweet Thursday, President Donald Trump attacked Hillary Clinton over the 2010 approval of a deal that gave Russia control over one-fifth of U.S. uranium mining assets.https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/920972261032648705 The Backstory Over a period of several years, Russia's state-owned uranium company, Rosatom,...
Early Sunday morning, North Korean state TV announced that it had tested a hydrogen bomb designed to be mounted on an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), declaring that it was a "perfect success." The test came hours after North Korean media...
Updated 8/14/17 to include responses from Forensicator and additional information. The question of Russia's culpability in the 2016 hacking of the DNC is a settled matter in the view of the U.S. intelligence community and most cybersecurity experts. But, for...
The war of words between North Korea and the U.S. escalated again Wednesday as North Korea announced it was preparing a plan to launch missiles at Guam, a U.S. territory 2,100 miles south of Pyongyang. This latest provocation came...
No. None. Zilch. As Tom Nichols, a professor at the Naval War College and an expert in nuclear strategy put it, the idea of legal grounds to disobey a launch order is "untouched by knowledge of that process works.” It...
The Washington Post reported Monday that in a meeting last week with Russian ambassador Sergei Lavrov, President Donald Trump described details of intelligence the U.S. had obtained from a foreign partner about the potential use of laptop bombs by...
President Donald Trump on Thursday ordered a missile attack on a Syrian airbase the U.S. believes was the launching point for Tuesday's chemical attack. Tomahawk cruise missiles, 59 of them, launched from the USS Porter and USS Ross pounded...

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